A Highlight on Research funded by the MCGA.
The Corn Field Tour will make 3 field stops, covering several topics of interest.
12:00 PM: LUNCH – MCGA Bldg. 38-4th Avenue NE, Carman
1:00 PM: HAYWOOD – intersection of Highway 2 and Road 46 North. Turn West on Rd 46N, first field approach on North side of Rd 46N. Google Maps location link
4R Nitrogen on Corn – Dr. Mario Tenuta
Drone use, Green Seeker, Crop Circle sensors — Matt Gervais
2:30 PM: North of CARMAN – Krahn Agri Farms Ltd.
First Stop: 3 miles North of lights in Carman (Rd 37N, Albert School Rd), 3/4 mile West, North side. Google Maps location link.
Nitrogen Rate on Corn – Lanny Gardner
Row Spacing & Plant Populations – Dr. Yvonne Lawley
Second Stop: 2 miles North of lights in Carman (Rd 36N), 4.5 miles West, North Side.
MCGA On-Farm Test Nitrogen Timing
Farmer equipment on display
4:30 PM: North of ROLAND – 3 miles South of Carman (Rd 31N, Central School Rd.), 1/4 mile East, North side. Google Maps location link.
Strip Tillage in Corn
Fertilizer Placement in Strip Till Corn – Magda Rogalsky
Soil Warrior – Mike Eaton
Farmer equipment on display, 1 mile South